Doncaster firefighters were called out to an incident at 9.15pm in Mill Street, Armthorpe.
Involved was an industrial wheelie bin which appears to have been deliberately set alight.
A hose reel was used to put out the fire and the crew left the scene at about 9.30pm.
* In the early hours of this morning, Doncaster were called out to Thoresby Avenue, Hyde Park.
A report was received at 2.30am of a bonfire that had got out of control.
A hose reel was used to deal with the fire and the crew left the scene at 3.10am.